Pascal GALLET

The pianist Pascal GALLET

appeared on television for the first time at the age

of 10. He began studying at the "CNSM" in Paris at a very young age. Having

won several international prizes, awards- Viotti, Porto, Trapani, the Menuhin

Foundation, Senegalia, the French Ministry of Culture, he began an

international career as a soloist working with some of the world's most

prestigious orchestras.

Olivier Messiaen epigraphed two extracts from the "Bird's Catalogue" "le

merle bleu (the blue blackbird) et la rousserolle effarvatte (the reed warbler).

His open-mindedness and his originality have enabled him to put together

shows with performers such as Macha Méril, Marie-Rose Carlié, Patrick

Topaloff, Bernard Bilis and recently, Christophe Barbier.

His first recordings were praised by critics, particularly the one dedicated to

Turina that was said to match Alicia de Larocha's, a Chopin DVD

commemorating the bicentenary anniversary of the composer's birth. Jolivet

occupies a special place in Pascal Gallet's work since the latter remains the

only pianist in the world to have made a recording of the artist's complete

works, including the concerto. These recordings have been unanimously

acclaimed by specialized press.

2011: Pascal Gallet's DVD dedicated to Liszt performed on Liszt's

Steingraeber piano (1873), was a huge success.

2012: November, new edition cd Chopin

2013: October, cd « live » Preludes from Debussy acclaimed by the critical

press

Pascal Gallet is at the origin of International Competition Teresa Llacuna and

created also the International Competition of piano in Madagascar

2014: May, Just appointed to teach in CNRR in Marseille

2014: July, rewarded by Prize “Béatrice de Savoie 2014”

And was decorated by Guatemala as a distinguished visitor to the citty of Guatemala Citty.

Two recordings are released this year 2014. A CD about Henri Collet and

another one «cinema classic" with classical repertoire and film music

repertoire.

 

 

Since, Pascal Gallet travels the world, particularly and regularly to Brazil

invited at the "International Festival CIVEBRA 2016 and in China selected as a

pianist at the Shanghai Spring Festival and at the Guangxi New Easan Music

Festival where he has premiered many chinese master pieces for piano, a CD

( www.maguelone.fr ) achieves this cooperation. In 2016, Pascal Gallet is hired

by Sud Radio for weekly musical chronicles broadcasted on week ends

 www.sudradio.fr/Tout-est-classique

 

Recently, Pascal Gallet has released several solo recordings, including

classical-cinema,Collet's piano music or a CD dedicated to the works of the famous Chinese composers WenDequing and Lei Jiang.